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7.49pm (AEST) – NASA launches a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule and Falcon 9 rocket to the International Space Station – Kennedy Space Center, Florida
ABS Data Release – Migration, 2019-20
Birthdays for John Oliver (1977), Gigi Hadid (1995), Dev Patel (1990), Prince Louis of Cambridge (2019)
• the crowning of Queen Anne at Westminster Abbey (1702)
• the AIDS-virus being identified as HTLV-III (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) (1984)
• the world’s first malaria vaccine beginning in Malawi by the WHO (2019)
• the deaths of Shakespeare (1616), William Wordsworth (1850), Boris Yeltsin (2007)
The 2021 Golden Raspberry Awards
Beginning of World Immunization Week (until 30 April)
Birthdays for Barbra Streisand (1942) and Ash Barty (1996)
• the knighting of Winston Churchill by Queen Elizabeth II (1953)
• the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh which killed 1,134 garment workers (2013)
Starting at 12.30pm (AEST) – AFL – Anzac Round – various states
Birthdays for Al Pacino (1940), Björn Ulvaeus (1945), Hank Azaria (1964), Renée Zellweger (1969)
• the publication of Daniel Defoe’s Robinson Crusoe (1719)
• Microsoft becoming the third US company to be listed with a market worth of 1 trillion, after Apple and Amazon (2019)
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